9 Movies Where the Surf is the Star of the Show

Love them or hate them, here are Hollywood's best attempts at surf movies.

No list would be complete without this stone cold classic. Looking back this is clearly the highlight of Reeve’s acting career as his character, the implausibly named Johnny Utah, does battle with bank-robbing, wave hippy, Bodhi. The smouldering frisson between Reeves and Swayze is reminiscent of the latter’s relationship with a lump of clay.

Best Line: ‘AAAAAARRRRGGGHHHH’ [Utah shoots gun into the air].


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